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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/8 x 11 13/16 in. (13 x 30 cm)

Accession Number

93.341

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellowish green silk ground; the all-over design of hexagons enclosing spots is of green cut and uncut velvet and white silk woven like brocade.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection